Ask The Expert: Community Conversations On Race

Community Conversations on Race – Rocio Rodriguez, Director of COAD


Host Michelle Marques talks with Rocio Rodriguez, Director of Sonoma County’s Community Organizations Active in Disasters. Rocio shares her experience as a woman of color moving from Texas to California. She is also a member of the

Community Conversations on Race – Working in Government as a Person of Color


Host Michelle Marques talks with Magali Telles, Community Engagement Division Director for the City of Santa Rosa, and Irma Cuevas, Wraparound Coordinator for the Violence Prevention Partnership at the City of Santa Rosa. Magali and Irma share

Community Conversations on Race – Dr. Brenda Flyswithhawks


Host Michelle Marques talks with Dr. Brenda Flyswithhawks, Professor at Santa Rosa Junior College and President of the Native American Faculty and Staff Association. Dr. Flyswithhawks shares her story of becoming a professor at SRJC and her

Community Conversations on Race – Ariana Diaz de Leon of Community Foundation


Host Michelle Marques talks with Ariana Diaz de Leon, Senior Community Impact Officer at Community Foundation about their ongoing efforts to support non-profit organizations like Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County. Community Foundation is committed to promoting

Community Conversations on Race – Being Latina in Sonoma County and Living Between Two Cultures


Host Michelle Marques talks with Kathy Kane, Director of Services at CAP Sonoma and America Rosales, Program Manager for Via Esperanza about being Latina in Sonoma County, and the struggles they have living between two cultures. Kathy